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Aliases for PLEKHA6 Gene

Aliases for PLEKHA6 Gene

  • Pleckstrin Homology Domain Containing A6 2 3 5
  • Phosphoinositol 3-Phosphate-Binding Protein 3 3 4
  • PH Domain-Containing Family A Member 6 3 4
  • PEPP-3 3 4
  • PEPP3 3 4
  • Pleckstrin Homology Domain Containing, Family A Member 6 2
  • Pleckstrin Homology Domain-Containing Family A Member 6 3
  • KIAA0969 4

External Ids for PLEKHA6 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PLEKHA6 Gene

  • GC01M200919
  • GC01M202454
  • GC01M204187
  • GC01M175352

Summaries for PLEKHA6 Gene

GeneCards Summary for PLEKHA6 Gene

PLEKHA6 (Pleckstrin Homology Domain Containing A6) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is PLEKHA5.

Gene Wiki entry for PLEKHA6 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for PLEKHA6 Gene

Genomics for PLEKHA6 Gene

Regulatory Elements for PLEKHA6 Gene

Enhancers for PLEKHA6 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
- Elite enhancer/Elite enhancer-gene association

Enhancers around PLEKHA6 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for PLEKHA6 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around PLEKHA6 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for PLEKHA6 Gene

204,218,851 bp from pter
204,377,763 bp from pter
158,913 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for PLEKHA6 Gene

Genes around PLEKHA6 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
PLEKHA6 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for PLEKHA6 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for PLEKHA6 Gene

Proteins for PLEKHA6 Gene

  • Protein details for PLEKHA6 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Pleckstrin homology domain-containing family A member 6
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A7MD51
    • Q5VTI6

    Protein attributes for PLEKHA6 Gene

    1048 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    117128 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=BAA76813.2; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for PLEKHA6 Gene

neXtProt entry for PLEKHA6 Gene

Post-translational modifications for PLEKHA6 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for PLEKHA6 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for PLEKHA6 Gene

Domains & Families for PLEKHA6 Gene

Gene Families for PLEKHA6 Gene

Protein Domains for PLEKHA6 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 PH domain.
  • Contains 1 PH domain.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with PLEKHA6: view

Function for PLEKHA6 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with PLEKHA6: view

Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for PLEKHA6

CRISPR Products

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for PLEKHA6 Gene

Localization for PLEKHA6 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for PLEKHA6 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for PLEKHA6 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 4
nucleus 3

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for PLEKHA6 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for PLEKHA6 Gene

SuperPathways for PLEKHA6 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for PLEKHA6 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 2 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000272203 Q9Y2H5-PKHA6_HUMAN for PLEKHA6 Gene via STRING IID

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for PLEKHA6 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for PLEKHA6 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for PLEKHA6 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for PLEKHA6 Gene

Unigene Clusters for PLEKHA6 Gene

Pleckstrin homology domain containing, family A member 6:
Representative Sequences:

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for PLEKHA6 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for PLEKHA6 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for PLEKHA6 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for PLEKHA6 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for PLEKHA6 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Liver (13.7), Plasma (8.7), Placenta (6.4), and Frontal cortex (6.4).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for PLEKHA6 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of PLEKHA6 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for PLEKHA6 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for PLEKHA6 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Highly expressed in heart, kidney and throughout the brain.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with PLEKHA6: view

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No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and Protein tissue co-expression partners for PLEKHA6 Gene

Orthologs for PLEKHA6 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for PLEKHA6 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia PLEKHA6 34
  • 90.24 (n)
  • 92.08 (a)
  • 83 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia PLEKHA6 34
  • 99.65 (n)
  • 99.81 (a)
  • 98 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia PLEKHA6 35
  • 81 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia PLEKHA6 35
  • 73 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Plekha6 35
  • 82 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia PLEKHA6 35
  • 87 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves PLEKHA6 35
  • 76 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia PLEKHA6 35
  • 62 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii PLEKHA6 35
  • 49 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG34383 35
  • 8 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 23 (a)
Species where no ortholog for PLEKHA6 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for PLEKHA6 Gene

Gene Tree for PLEKHA6 (if available)
Gene Tree for PLEKHA6 (if available)

Paralogs for PLEKHA6 Gene

Paralogs for PLEKHA6 Gene

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Variants for PLEKHA6 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for PLEKHA6 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10900571 - 204,268,288(+) GGCGA(C/T)GGCTT reference, missense, utr-variant-5-prime
rs10900562 - 204,230,486(+) TCTCC(C/T)TCATG reference, missense
rs10549 -- 204,221,288(-) AATTC(C/T)TCTGC utr-variant-3-prime
rs11793 -- 204,221,284(-) CCTCT(C/G)CACTC utr-variant-3-prime
rs938127 -- 204,375,670(-) tcatc(A/G)agtct intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for PLEKHA6 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2449168 CNV insertion 19546169
esv2659081 CNV deletion 23128226
esv2666096 CNV deletion 23128226
esv2762138 CNV gain 21179565
esv3210 CNV loss 18987735
esv3356911 CNV insertion 20981092
esv3357110 CNV insertion 20981092
esv3357869 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3578382 CNV loss 25503493
esv3588614 CNV gain 21293372
esv3588615 CNV gain 21293372
esv3588617 CNV loss 21293372
esv6345 CNV loss 19470904
nsv549039 CNV gain 21841781
nsv818778 CNV gain 17921354
nsv820074 CNV gain 19587683
nsv946604 CNV duplication 23825009

Variation tolerance for PLEKHA6 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 70.4% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 3.01; 49.99% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for PLEKHA6 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PLEKHA6 Gene

Disorders for PLEKHA6 Gene

Relevant External Links for PLEKHA6

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for PLEKHA6 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for PLEKHA6 Gene

Publications for PLEKHA6 Gene

  1. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose J.E. … Uhl G.R. (Mol. Med. 2010) 3 46 65
  2. Follow-up of a major linkage peak on chromosome 1 reveals suggestive QTLs associated with essential hypertension: GenNet study. (PMID: 19536175) Ehret G.B. … Chakravarti A. (Eur. J. Hum. Genet. 2009) 3 46 65
  3. A probability-based approach for high-throughput protein phosphorylation analysis and site localization. (PMID: 16964243) Beausoleil S.A. … Gygi S.P. (Nat. Biotechnol. 2006) 3 4 65
  4. Identification of pleckstrin-homology-domain-containing proteins with novel phosphoinositide-binding specificities. (PMID: 11001876) Dowler S.J. … Alessi D.R. (Biochem. J. 2000) 2 3 65
  5. Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. XIII. The complete sequences of 100 new cDNA clones from brain which code for large proteins in vitro. (PMID: 10231032) Nagase T. … Ohara O. (DNA Res. 1999) 3 4 65

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